The Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) has great pleasure in announcing that Streetlight Schools’ Jeppe Park Primary is the first school in Africa to receive a Green Star rating, having achieved a 4 Star Green Star SA Interiors v1 certification.
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As it enters its 10th year in operation, The Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) has reached the remarkable milestone of 250 green building certifications in Africa. Streetlight Schools’ Jeppe Park Primary achieved a 4 Star Green Star SA Interiors v1 certification earlier this month, marking this the 250th certification […]
The building’s new ‘South African contemporary’ design brings it up-to-date with the latest in quality office space. The refurbishment features the red brick associated with historical Pretoria architecture and the respect of local materials, increasingly linked with the city’s redevelopment.
Inspiring and encouraging university students to discover, explore and invent ways to live more sustainably, the hotly-contested Greenovate Awards Programme is taking environmental innovation even further this year by introducing a new category to the awards for engineering students.
This is not just about doing the right thing, although that is, of course vital in the face of our local and global environmental challenges. It also makes good business sense to be investing in renewable energy, water harvesting and using innovative energy and water saving practices.
Reinforcing Standard Bank’s green leadership, they are the first bank to receive a rating for 2 Green Star Interiors ratings.
Home to the Green Building Council offices this Cape Town office park is the first to receive an Existing building rating – the new Green Star rating that asses the efficiency and performance of existing buildings.